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lost control and hit three people. the driver, 22-year-old michael ratliff was arrested. witnesses who saw the whole thing were horrified. >> i was walking to the light. i was where the green thing. and she saw me, and she pushed the button. and all of the sudden i hear and see all this happen right in front of my face. >> what did you see? >> the car hit them. they went flying through the air. just hit them, bam. >> reporter: no brakes, nothing? >> no. going as fast as he could. >> we do suspect the driver of the suspect vehicle, both the driver and the passenger fled from the vehicle. the one individual returned. he is in his early 20s, claimed to be the driver there is evidence of objective symptoms of intoxication. >> the two adults were airlifted to a trauma center with severe injuries. the young boy was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. >>> decision 2012 now. president obama tonight campaigning in the battleground state of ohio. but he left the bay area this morning with a war chest that is $3.2 million fatter from the san francisco fundraisers alone. after a debate in d
yankees. people been asking can michael phelps bowl but what about golf? >> this is in scotland. it went in. michael phelps. >> good night vo: for years, sacramento politicians have chopped away funds for our schools. today, we're forty-seventh out of fifty in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. thirty-eight.
. >> michael, matt, congratulations to scoot, yes. scoot and san francisco, well, let me first of all put this in some little perspective that i know, i know that we just announced last week, eb week in san francisco to the delight of so many people who want to just have modes of transportation, multiple modes of transportation in a city that are also environmentally friendly and to contribute that reducing our fossil fuels, we are in san francisco world citizens after all and i know it's exciting for ed risken, our mta manager, he and i were excited to talk about different modes of transportation as we create all these exciting events to come to san francisco. i know it's exciting for board president david chiu, we tried to put pods for car sharing in neighborhoods on public streets and began in russian hill on his district, he's a vibrant, vibrant avid supporter of car sharing as i have been, i know ed riskens, well at the hub, knowing that that's an incubator for great ideas came the idea of scooter san francisco and the scooter network, and it's the latest contribution to an ongoing c
. chris and michael and jonathan and communications relations director for american cross roads and bobby gosch, deputy international editor for "time" magazine. jonathan, we heard governor romney's speech and saw excerpts before the speech. the hope line is replayed so much. what is the major failure of the obama administration that republicans and romney are referring to? >> well, i think he's talking about what just happened in this fiasco in libya. governor romney had a good week talking about the economy. they want to definele what will be talked about this week on the if foreign policy front. they'll have a hearing about what went on the in libya on the security side leading up to the attack there. that's what he wants to set the stage for. if they talk about foreign policy this week, he wants it to define the terms on which we have that debate. >> because words matter, you started off with with saying i think that's what governor romney was talking about. an ongoing investigation into what happened in libya. obviously, aa he great concern. but you could not answer that question wit
forged in steel. u.s. navy seal michael murphy died in an ambush in 2005 surrounded and outnumbered by the . he exposed himself to enemy fire by stepping in a clearing to call for reenforcements. for his sacrifice lieutenant murphy posthumously received the medal of honor. the commander of the destroyer said that ship is ready for today. uss michael murphy is in commission and i am in command . [applause] the ceremony honoring his heroism taking place in ground zero. and law makers and military dig natarries were there to pay tribute. this is particularly touching for the family. >> or certainly, harris, 29 year old michael murphy's mother said her son would have been so pleased to be able to see the ceremon yecommissioninglet uss michael murphy . he had a heroic sore -- story to tell. navy seals michael murphy was leading a four-man team tracking down a key. he was shot in the back but he left a protected position to radio for back up. >> mortally wounded, lieutenant michael murphy found the time to say thank you in his final transmission to those directing assistance. >> he was lo
republican since then. applaud him for what hoo did. >> michael reagan called governor mitt romney's debate best one since abraham lincoln. i will ask michael reagan why he thinks the republicans found the leader they need. >> a legal battle over the cross that honors world war one veterans. now athiests say it has to go. later in the show a fair and balanced debate. ♪ [ male announcer ] how do you make 70,000 trades a second... ♪ reach one customer at a time? ♪ or help doctors turn billions of bytes of shared information... ♪ into a fifth anniversary of remission? ♪ whatever your business challenge, dell has the technology and services to help you solve it. >> a horrifying accident in new jersey. a commercial bus flipped over traveling from canada. 60 people were on board and amazingly no one was seriously injured. authorities are looking into what caused the crash. i think it is not just an economic issue. i think it is a moral issue. i think it is frankly not moral for my generation to keep spending massively more than we take in. >> governor romney talked about the issue in hi
for his brothers in arms. ♪ ♪ ♪ >> i hereby place united states ship michael murph ney commission. >> reporter: the newest destroyer in the navy fleet is named after navy s.e.a.l. michael murphy killed in 2005 while fighting one of the fiercest battles in nas.e.a.l. history. >> it bears the name of a great american. >> reporter: lieutenant murphy was the leader of a four-man team on a reconnaissance mission. the s.e.a.l.s came across three goat herders, but despite the risk they would betray the s.e.a.l.s presence to the taliban and murphy ordered them released and not killed. >> wouldn't even cross his mind to injure a noncombatant. >> reporter: as feared, the taliban were tipped off and attacked. his team outnumbered 10-1, fought back. they radioed for backup, but in a selfless act to save his men, murphy moved into the open, immediately drawing enemy fire to make a desperate call for help. >> he took two rounds to the back and dropped down and sat back up, picked the phone back up and started talking again. >> reporter: 19 servicemen died that day. >> it is your teammate who la
. >>michael rosemberg activistas que aboga por los derechos de los animales, decidio ponerse en las patas de los perros y decidio pasar el fin de semana en una de las jaulas de una albergue. >>como si fuera un perro lo ficharon y entregaron, la razón,seis millones de imágenes como estas, que suceden al año >>una mujer rie, pero para michael es algo muy serio >>se enjaula para que la gente en miami vote por la propuesta 240. >>lo acompañamos durante su estadia, michael lleva 40 horas. >>nos explica que en las noches es cuando más entiende a los animales. >>dice que fue al baño, al volver vio una jaula llena de gatos que serian sacrificado >>esto es lo que quiere evitar que los residentes de miami financien un programa de esterilizacion >>este señor tiene 5 perros en su casa, >>soy camionero, la vi comiendo de un laton de basura, está preñada, si no la reclaman, tienen que matarla >>maría antonieta collins no pudo evitar poner un granito en la causa. >>estas hazañas motivan, pero luego se olvidan. le pregunté si estaría dispuesto a hacer de nuevo esta hazaña >>dijo que tiene un p
michael killen] we try to reassure him what benefits are out there, and we try to educate him and take some of that stress away from him. p-v-a did a fantastic job making sure that he got those benefits in a timely basis. [michael killen] we helped him apply for automobile grants, special adaptive housing and vocational rehabilitation [andrew pike] right now, i'm going back to school to earn a degree. i'm working with a real estate agency in town with my realtor's license. and i'm just spending time with my wife and child, and just moving on with our lives. just as anyone in my age group would do. [female narrator] paralyzed veterans of america helping veterans secure their benefits and rebuild their lives. you can help. visit p-v-a dot org. >>> breaking news tonight at 11:00. multiple people shot and tonight that shooter is out there somewhere. it happened in the 1300 block of north capital street in northwest. ken just got there. so ken, what have you learned so far? >> reporter: an active scene out here. another violent night. five people shot, four of these people are men, one a w
church was rocked by the child molestation case of michael gardner. peggy fox, you covered this trial start to finish and you have an exclusive interview today. >> i sat down with the parents of one of his victims. their daughter was only 10 years old when michael gardner molested her and another girl at her daughter's slumber party. when mr. rice heard what mr. sandusky said, it was like deja vu. despite the fact michael gardner was convicted of sexually abusing two young girls, close friends and family members, including his wife, former falls church mayor, robyn gardner, refused to believe he did it. on his sentencing day last month, gardner offered no apology. instead, he insisted he had been wrongly convicted. dan and christina rice, whose daughter was molested by gardner were not surprised. >> gardner and sandusky continue to say that they are innocent, why do you think? >> because they are still fighting it. also, they have wives that love them and families that support them. if they ever admit that they did do it, then they could lose that and you know -- >> it's all they
>> again, it is my honor to present you the heroic acts of officer patrick prevent and michael jersey -- patrick giffin and tursi. there were called to an apartment the man who is threatening to kill those who stood in his way. he was a former tenant. he was gone before officers arrived that day. later, friday, june 24, officers were called to the same apartment building after it was reported someone had fired an assault rifle. no suspect was present, but it was determined an assault rifle had been fired into the sidewalk. the officer was signed -- they were assigned as members of the street crime unit. they developed information that led to the identification of the weapons owner who had an extensive criminal history. they continued their relentless investigation into this event and identified the criminal, determining an additional possible home address and weapons. on the early morning hours of wednesday, june 29, officer griffin received a phone call that provided of potential location for the now-wanted subject. officer griffin contacted a supervisor and partner. after wor
abuse against jerry sandusky. chris? >> i see michael isikoff. can michael move in? because i know michael was in the courtroom. >> hi, chris. yeah, i just came out of the courtroom. >> tell us what it was like in the courtroom. >> a very emotional hearing. you had a number of the victims choked up and broke down in tears. at one point, even joseph mcgettigan, the prosecutor, seemed to choke up at the end of his statement, saying that no words could exist that could repair the damage jerry sandusky had done. sandusky himself, as john said, gave a rambling statement all over the map, talked about his days as a penn state football coach, the agony of defeat as well as the thrills of victory, talked about the times he spent with children and hoped that some glimmer of hope might come out of all this. talked about how in his prison cell, he reached over on his 46th wedding anniversary to hug his wife dottie and banged into a wall. judge cleland was very stern and measured in his talk. he called this a story of betrayal. he said your crime, addressing sandusky, is not just the assault y
and oracle. >> michael pace is manager of the hotel next to the convention 50,000 just for that. wednesday night, pearl jam plays their party on treasure island. it means more people in town, businesses are up, cabbies aren't complaining. >> niners have a home game. so does stanford. >> this will probably be the best week at sir atlanta system drake. >> he compares it to the a superbowl. every part of the tourist business he is gearing up to take advantage which starts off in beautiful fashion. >> it's very wonderful, yes. >> it's like this all the time here? >> oh, yeah. >> reporter: having fun with the tourists and they are in for a lot of fun if they stick around this week. >> dan: we're glad they are here. we have complete guide on online to this event. go to abc7newsom and click on see it on tv for information on where to go and how to get there. there are resources to help you avoid the traffic jams in and around the city. coming up next. diaper shortage. why some parents may want to stock up now. plus.... >> it was sad it had n been tohed for yars. >>heebihf vant s frcisco chches b
on a variety of clothes at the same time. >> and michael finney is taking your questions won twitter and facebook ask will answer them here just a little bit later. you can contact michael on >>> following breaking news in texas right now. firefighters battling a blaze in an exxon plant there. >> and this is in bay town texas not immediately known what sparked this blaze. this is something that appears as though they're getting things under control there. have you fires and perhaps flares as well. >> san pran union square will hit a frenzy friday morning with a grand opening of the newest clothing store. it's a japanese retailer known for offing clothes in a dizzying array of colors what makes this stand out is the so called magic mirror. check this out. let's customers try on a jacket then change color to see which they like best. >> instead of going through the whole color range, you try on 25 different jackets to see which suits you, with the magic mirror you start with one color, you can find the one that works for you. >> the store is the foirs get this new technology by the way
'll ask him about it. and we'll hear from conservative columnist john fund and michael gerson of the "washington post." analysis from our own norah o'donnell and john dickerson. then with the baseball post-accept under way and washington's team headed to the play-offs for the first time in 79 years, we'll talk baseball with the dodgers' legendary tony larussa, tony lasorda, manager of last year's world-champion st. louis cardinals. jane leavy, who literally wrote the book on mickey mantle. and peter gammons of the mlb network. it's batter up on "face the nation." captioning sponsored by cbs from cbs news in washington, "face the nation" with bob schieffer. >> schieffer: and good morning, again. welcome to peacethe nation. david axelrod, of course, is a senior campaign strategist, the senior campaign strategist for president obama. thank you for coming this morning. and we're joined by "cbs this morning" cohost norah o'donnell, and political director john dickerson. i'm just going to start, mr. axelrod, with the obvious question-- what happened? >> well, what happened was the p
before most of us had heard about it. >> and michael finney is taking your questions and will be answering them here live just a little later, you can contact michael at facebook.com/michael finney abc 7. >> and there is traffic on this monday, what a nice way to start the week. there is bay bridge starting to get sticky at this time of the day. not bad today. stay with us >>> a medical researcher with ties to the bay area can add nobel prize winner to his resume. colleagues celebrated this morning's announcement. the research revolutionized the field of cell biology but turn mature skin cells into stem cells. and i profiled him three years ago. >> this is making a major discovery changed his life good luck getting him to admit it. >> i'm just busier than i used to be he has been named recipient of the laskar award for his part in discovering a technique for regramming dna taking adult cells and turning back the clock making them into induce stem cells or ips cells. >> these cells used to be skin cells that have been reprogrammed so they can turn into beating heart ce
the deck. and long island native michael murphy was killed in afghanistan in 2005. during an ambush, murphy man into the line of fire to call for help. and helped to dedicate the ship in th ship, his parents, and they'll join us later. >> and rick is back from his paul bunyan-- how did you get down from the tree. >> soft pillow. >> i just fell. in southern pennsylvania, clayton's territory, beautiful, spectacular the fall leaves are looking great and feeling like fall and see that in your temperatures as you're making up much cooler,s the great lakes and the northeast than you were 24 hours ago. and this is where the changes ever. the front is bringing a little bit of rain and little bit of snow mixing in across parts of the great lakes with colder air this morning and maybe a few flakes higher elevations of pennsylvania and upstate new york, but for the most part. scattered showers on and off and cooler day, everything is remaining dry once again workser' in the driest stretch in seattle. a lot of fires we talked about and significant fires and the dry air continues. i'm going to talk abou
for an ambulance, and retrieve the hand and the suspect had used. tonight officers patrick grant and michael tursi are being recognized for their efforts. they are being awarded the gold medal of valor. [applause] >> captain paul chignell, along with officers tastings ahastingd lopez. >> good evening to you all. my pleasure to introduce richard hastings and that lopez. -- matt lopez. saturday, july 16, 2011, officer richard hastings and asked matt lopez were on duty and in uniform. their primary assignment was to be on a fixed post detail on the imminence of a railway platform on third street between oakdale avenue and plu avenue. this platform and the surrounding areas are notorious for high incidence of robberies, aggravated assaults, indiscriminate shootings, gang activity, illegal firearm possession, as well as a multitude of quality of life cripes. the bayview station has dedicated a high-level police resources to this area, particularly to a recent rash of robberies on and adjacent to the platform. well on the platform, officers tastings and lopez contacted the subject later identified as k
with michael wiskas..fiskis... >> i was 10 years old when my father took me to the first air show. there was the blue angels and then at that point i knew that i wanted to be a pilot it was unbelievable! and now, 25,000 hours later and 54 years old by feel like a kid around airplanes. and i can fly with the blue angels. >> george and michael had a great time. and i think that george has are riot because he will be here this afternoon. >> he is also-he has--'arrived'.. is a big fan. to watch the blue angels during fleet week, tune into kron 4. perhaps an easier way to watch the show with so much traffic and a saving gasoline. >> is feeling his oats >> president obama is firing back at mitt romney after the seemingly uninspired performance during the presidential debate. and what the president is doing differently on the campaign trail. >> this is the president that most people decree did not show up. an animated, forceful, and taking shots at is a candidate. but he said that he would get rid of planned parenthood funding. apparently, this with big bird is driving the deficit in ral
with the conversation i recently had with the mayor from new york city, michael bloomberg. now, you will remember we talked about the sugary drinks. i asked him if he had a personal story about dealing with obesity in his own family. >> no, but i can tell you, and i think i speak for almost everybody, if it is in front of me. i eat it. i love cheese-its, if you put a bowl, two-pound box of cheese-its in front of me, i'd probably eat them all. but if you eat almost anything in moderation, no harm. so if you put a small bowl in front of me, no harm. there is something called a soup test that experts use, they put a bowl of soup in front of you, you eat it, ask you if you want another one, chances are you say no. next day, they put another bowl in front of you, put a tub underneath the table, and they replace the soup, half an hour you will continue to be eating. that is what we all do. all we're trying to do with the sugary drinks, have a smaller portion in front of you. nobody is banning you from doing that. you can buy two 16-ounce cups or four of those, any time you want and take them back to your
there were gaps in care once patients left the hospital. >> dr. michael landberg is the chief medical officer at cedars-sinai. since last november his hospital has been working to reduce readmissions, sending medical staff to monitor the health of frequent flyer patients like freda robbins at home. >> in '98 over 52. >> in the past year the hospital reports a 60% reduction in its readmission rate saving an estimated $4 million to medicare and private insurance. >> we can actually find solutions to this problem that is good for the patient and good for our community. >> take a deep breath, in and out. >> robbins is just glad that her days as a frequent flyer are over. >> good. >> i'm just going to stay home. >> you're getting off board. >> i am absolutely getting off board. >> the hospital plans on expanding the program and making more house calls. >> oh yeah, i look much better within ben tracy, cbs news, los angeles. >> jeff: just ahead on tonight's "cbs evening news", russia says thanks but no thanks to u.s. aid >> the u.s. agency for international development closed its offices in russia t
, nice move. 43 yards. one of 7 plays over 20 yards today. there is a fumble recovery, smith to michael crabtree, first td catch of the year, 17-3 niners at the half. third quarter touchdown, niners running away and finally colin, got a lot of playing time. 16-yard touchdown run. 311 yards rushing. improving to 4-1 and recently engaged patrick willis was proud of his offense. >> we can do it suay in and sunday out but to get a big game under your belt. they know they can do it, trying to reach new levels. >> and chargers, and pass, drew breestd pass 448 games setting a record for. >> i think it was only to 46 game hitting streak by joe dimaggio. >> a's and tigers and detroit game and a's can't get out of their own way handing detroit too many unearned runs. they are cheering on their tigers. josh reddick, three of them. he tried to keep up. at one point he retired ten in a row. now tied one in the seventh. cliff pennington, r.b.i. single, two runs score. two out and two on, he pops it up and coco crisp has a bead on it but he drops it. both runners score. two unearned runs. a's rally in
, when you do it, you should do it like michael, in 3-d. >> you may have heard that kate miller just accepted my proposal to marry her, which i'm told is a good thing. >> wait. i need glasses. i can't see it. it just looks blurry. >> i'll turn the 3-d off. >> so to propose to kate miller, i thought what better way than to do it in 3-d and as you see, 4-d as well. >> so he used 3-d and even 4-d for what i think is the greatest proposal ever. >> you're saying he went to the fourth dimension? >> yes. >> using state-of-the-art cutting edge technique, we'll envelope you in the 3-d realm. now this? snow? come on, guys. nice, guys, tropical. tropical hurricane. at least there's no rain. thanks, guys. no, no, i can't do it like this. i've got to do it my way. >> what? >> will you marry me? >> and to tell us how this whole 3-d proposal went down, we have michael via skype right this minute to tell us how he got down on one knee with kate miller. i know you work in post-production and you're a 3-d consultant but this is a pretty dramatic proposal. ì(lc&ll, i have a very short attention span a
on our michael & son weather camera, it's al good looking morning out there. good visibility still quite dark as yeah it's going to be another quite not an hour until sunrise. 62 officially at reagan national with calm winds and the relative humidity at 78%. nationally there's a big cold air mass coming down from canada. casper, wyoming eight now excuse me this afternoon will only be 40 degrees. you see that cooler mooing in. st. louis 52 and that cooldown comes to dallas tomorrow. to nashville as well. into new york state and much of pennsylvania. we're still going to be in the 70s tomorrow but by sunday, that's when this air mass takes over and we'll be in the mid 50s and it's not going to be sunny and delightful. some unfortunately some rain around here. here's our futurecast. no problems today. sunshine. front is well north and west of us. 5:45 it's going to be fantastic, a few showers in pennsylvania. ohio tonight. toward tomorrow morning. now midday tomorrow, we're still all right maybe a few more clouds than in the morning. but in the afternoon, couple of showers are going to pop
amounts of leverage that is going into these markets. >> about the same time, hedge fund manager michael masters reached the same conclusion. masters' expertise is in tracking the flow of investments into and out of financial markets. and he noticed huge amounts of money leaving stocks for commodities and oil futures, most of it going into index funds betting that the price of oil was going to go up. who was buying this paper oil? >> california pension fund, harvard endowment, lots of large institutional investors. and, by the way, other investors, hedge funds, wall street trading desks were following right behind them, putting money--sovereign wealth funds were putting money in the futures markets as well. so you had all these investors putting money in the futures markets, and that was driving the price up. >> in a five-year period, masters said the amount of money institutional investors, hedge funds, and the big wall street banks had placed in the commodities markets went from $13 billion to $300 billion. in 2008, 27 barrels of crude were being traded every day on the new york mercan
with michael oh hanlon, i'm sorry, the coauthor of bending history, barack obama's foreign policy. senior from brookings institution. general bob scale, retired general and fox news military analyst. general scales, to you first, he suggested that a more muscular foreign policy especially with regards to the middle east is needed right now. did you hear it that way? >> boy i sure did, jon. one of the things. this is the first speech i hear him give where he establishes a clear difference from the administration. he focuses exclusively on the middle east and not on china and russia. secondly his tone is more strident and confrontational. a clear swing from the soft power approach of this administration over to a more strident and approach to national security. he talked about the not reducing the defense budget substantially and increasing our level of security in our armed forces which we haven't heard before. so this speech i think, sort of stakes out his national security for the first time. there is clear separation what he said just a few minutes ago and what we heard from the current admi
, "time" magazine's michael scherer. it is 90 minutes. >> good morning and welcome to the new america foundation. my name is mark schmitte. --schmitt, and i am a senior fellow at the new america foundation. we have pulled together a good panel on what is really going on with money and politics in 2012. we call it "beyond sticker shock," because the idea is to get just the basic idea of that it is a big amount of money. when i first got involved in this issue of in 1996, i was working on the hill. i remember writing this whole session. that begins to seem like the line from dr. evil's demand for $1 million. we are going to do a couple of brief presentations and then an open ended presentation. the first will be michael scherer to give us the landscape of this. i will run their some of the questions we might want to be asking. we will do that pretty quickly. then we will be joined by trevor potter, katherine mangu-ward. many of us have known trevor for many years. katherine mangu-ward is a fellow here. hopefully in addition to moderating she will also provide some provocation which is a
for the good of others gets the ultimate tribute here in new york city. a live report from the u.s.s. michael murphy and incredible story behind this massive destroyer. stay tuned. [ mother ] you can't leave the table till you finish your vegetables. [ clock ticking ] [ male announcer ] there's a better way... v8 v-fusion. vegetable nutrition they need, fruit taste they love. could've had a v8... and there's a big advantage parents can give their kids -- making sure they get active at least 60 minutes each day. studies show that physical activity not only helps kids stay healthy, it can enhance important skills, like concentration and problem solving, which can improve academic performance. this means physical activity can help your kids in the most important game of all -- life. makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank for ipad. easier banking. standard at citibank. helps him deposit his checks. jay also like it when mother nature helps him wash his car. mother nature's cool like that. mobile check deposit. easier bankin
venezuelan congressman. we have michael economides, professor at university of houston. gentlemen, thanks for joining us. michael, we spoke on friday. he won again. was it free and fair? what do you think? >> populism works i you have money. melissa: okay, what does that mean? >> well it means that he can buy the election. i mean he's aided by basically unmitigated cash flow of oiley. you can either borrow or pay for populism is a theme proposed in the last year or so. and argentina is borrowing kind. chavez is the paying kind. melissa: yeah. leopold, i don't know, i was there a couple years ago and the country is falling down around his ankles. i mean, can you really buy votes in a country where i see a lot of people living in pretty miserable conditions? >> there are enormous problems in venezuela. the economy, the safety of the citizens, public services. all of those remain important issues and that is why melissa, the opposition grew so much in this election. it is not only united but he was able to get 6 1/2 million votes, casted for him in a situation where not only money and the pe
hours of their personal time helping us with the planning of the city. michael, thank you for returning and stepping forward for the planning commission. richard, thank you very much for stepping up as well. some say the most voluble land we have -- valuable land we have for people to live and enjoy is the waterfront. i want to thank our newest commissioner to the port commission, william adams. thank you, william, for stepping up. [applause] we have a very important task in front of us for this november. we have a very important bond i think most people in the city know will be invaluable to us for our kids and families. that is the open spaces part bond proposition b for this year. we also have a cherished commission and department that is charged with maintaining all of the open space in the city from the parklets to the vast golden gate park, to the shared responsibilities we have with ocean beach and open spaces throughout the city. i want to thank phil for being here today. we have our returning commission. you have done a wonderful job so well. in my decision, it was appropriate
post" eugene robinson and michael o'hanlon, senior fellow with the 21st century defense initiative. two men better equipped for today i could not find. eugene, you have been a foreign correspondent in places as far afield as argentina and europe. you know the middle east. mitt romney says he wants to arm the syrian rebels with serious amounts of military hardware. i ask you, eugene, is america ready and willing to start a proxy war with iran on the road to damascus? >> well, good question, and first of all, i think you have to ask given the way romney has changed his policy in various areas, you have to ask is he serious about that. but if he is, that's the one sort of bit of news that came out of his speech today. it's not as if we're not already at least assisting in the arming of the rebels. there was an intelligence finding by president obama that said we could give covert aid essentially through our allies, through the saudis and the qataris, but we have discouraged them from providing heavy weapons because we're afraid those heavy weapons might fall into the hands of terrorists. s
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